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Top Tips for Overcoming Section 103 Obviousness Rejections by Tom Irving and Stacy Lewis1,2 1 Tom Irving is a partner in the Washington, DC office of Finnegan. Stacy Lewis is a law clerk with Finnegan. 2 These materials have been prepared solely for educational and entertainment purposes to contribute to the understanding of U.S. intellectual property law.
Inventive step is defined in the following terms: An invention shall be considered as involving an inventive step if, having regard to the state